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MP Attacks Government Over Microsoft Policy

“A Liberal Democrat MP has launched a stinging attack on the
government’s IT strategy, saying that it has given Microsoft too
much control.

“John Pugh, who is MP for Southport and a member of the Public
Accounts Committee, was speaking in an adjournment debate on
Tuesday that he had called. The aim of the debate, he said, was to
explore the alternatives to using Microsoft software, including
open source…”

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